Pharmacy Technician Certification in North Carolina

According to the North Carolina Board of Pharmacy all pharmacy technicians in the state must be registered in order to be employed. The Board accepts certification from the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB). While certification is not required to register, it may help North Carolina pharmacy technicians secure employment or earn a higher salary.

Other requirements for registration include completion of the online application and a non-refundable application fee of $30. Applicants must upload a 2”x2” (passport size) photo as well. Anyone with a criminal background must submit detailed documentation.

North Carolina Board of Pharmacy

PO Box 4560

Chapel Hill, NC 27515-4560

Phone: 919/246-1050

Fax: 919/246-1056

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